News & Blog

Tag Archives: BTAM

May 2015: Brain Tumor Awareness Month brought unprecedented action

    “It feels like the biggest [Brain Tumor] Awareness Month Ever!” The above quote was emailed to the National Brain Tumor Society staff in the waning days of Brain Tumor Awareness Month 2015…and we couldn’t agree more! What a month May was for creating significant momentum for our cause. Between advocacy activities, fundraising events, […]

Beauty is more beautiful: A meningioma survivor uses art for expression and to raise funds for brain tumor research

Throughout the month, we’ve featured the stories of game developers creating apps to raise funds for brain tumor research, and featured a documentarian whose photos of a couple battling GBM are an inspiring call to action for the brain tumor community. As brain tumors do not discriminate based on class, gender, ethnicity or age, we […]

Infographic: What brain tumor caregivers want

During July and August 2014, we asked the community to take part in the Jumpstarting Brain Tumor Drug Development Coalition Patient & Caregiver Survey to help inform the ongoing efforts of our Clinical Trial Endpoints Initiative. The response from all of you was astounding. We received more than 1,800 submissions* and learned a great deal more […]